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Apr 17, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on April 17, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2008
Length: 8 pages
To require the Federal Communications Commission to auction spectrum for a free and open access broadband service.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5846”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5846 — 110th Congress: Wireless Internet Nationwide for Families Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5846
“H.R. 5846 — 110th Congress: Wireless Internet Nationwide for Families Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5846>
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